On November 16, Prof Martina Vijver held her inaugural lecture, entitled “:Over ecotoxicologische grenzen: de choreografie van stoffen in de natuur”.
Chemical substances and nanomaterials are processed on a massive scale in diverse products, while their risks have not been properly assessed. Time and again synthesised substances have been shown to pollute the environment more than lab tests predicted. This is the warning given by Professor of Ecotoxicology Martina Vijver from Leiden University in her inaugural lecture on 16 November.
The lecture attracted a lot of media attention. For more information, please click this link >>